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fetal urethral obstruction

Tuesday 22 May 2007

A Etiology (Examples) - urethral agenesis - urethral atresia - posterior urethral valves (PUV) Complications - urethral obstruction sequence (UOS) -* megacystis -** prune belly sequence -* bilateral megaureteres -* bilateral hydronephrosis -* bilateral ostructive renal dysplasia -* oligohydramnios sequence Case records - [Case record #10038->10038] References - Berry C. Patterns of congenital lower urinary tract obstructive uropathy. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2003 Mar-Apr;6(2):202-3; author reply 203. PMID: 12574913 - Volmar KE, Fritsch MK, Perlman EJ, Hutchins GM. Patterns of congenital lower urinary tract obstructive uropathy: relation to abnormal prostate and bladder development and the prune belly syndrome. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2001 Sep-Oct;4(5):467-72. PMID: 11779049 - Poucell-Hatton S, Huang M, Bannykh S, Benirschke K, Masliah E. Fetal obstructive uropathy: patterns of renal pathology. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2000 May-Jun;3(3):223-31. PMID: 10742409 - Fryns JP, Vandenberghe K, Deschrijver D. Early urethral obstruction sequence and unbalanced translocation with terminal 10p duplication/1p deficiency. Genet Couns. 1997;8(4):349-50. PMID: 9457507 - van Buggenhout G, Cooreman G, Thienpont L, Fryns JP. Early urethral obstruction sequence and trisomy of the long arm of chromosome 1. Ann Genet. 1995;38(2):106-7. PMID: 7486825 - Bierkens AF, Feitz WF, Nijhuis JG, de Wildt MJ, Flos MS, de Vries JD. Early urethral obstruction sequence: a lethal entity? Fetal Diagn Ther. 1996 Mar-Apr;11(2):137-45. PMID: 8838771